H.R. 3759 (104th): Exports, Jobs, and Growth Act of 1996

Introduced:

Jul 9, 1996
104th Congress, 1995–1996

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced in a previous session of Congress but was killed due to a failed vote for cloture, under a fast-track vote called "suspension", or while resolving differences on September 11, 1996.

Sponsor:

Toby Roth
Representative for Wisconsin's 8th congressional district
Republican

Text:

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Last Updated: Jul 30, 1996
Length: 8 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To extend the authority of the Overseas Private Investment Corporation, and for other purposes.

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What is a bill?

The “H.R.” in “H.R. 3759” means this is a House of Representatives bill in the United States Congress. A bill must be passed by both the House and Senate in identical form and then be signed by the President to become law.

The bill’s title was written by its sponsor.

History

Introduced
Jul 9, 1996
Reported by Committee
Jul 10, 1996
Failed in the House Under Suspension
Sep 11, 1996
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Details

Cosponsors
11 cosponsors (6R, 5D) (show)
Committee Assignments

The committee chair determines whether a bill will move past the committee stage.

Votes
On Motion to Suspend the Rules and pass, as amended
Sep 11, 1996 3:51 p.m.
Failed 157/260

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